Margaret W Walls Allen

May 3, 1927June 5, 2014
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Arrangements under the direction of Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home, Scituate, MA.

Margaret (Walls) Allen, 87, of Scituate died June 5, 2014. The beloved wife of the late Walter S. Allen Jr., she was the loving mother of Nancy Vitek and her husband George of Wilbraham, Janet Allen of Scituate, Walter F. Allen and his wife Margaret of Wolcott, Conn., John R. Allen and his wife LeeAnn of Hanover; adored Gram of Robert Vitek and his wife Wendy, Jeffrey Vitek and his wife Leesa, Daniel Vitek and his wife Kathryn, Karen Baker and her husband Nicholas, Jonathan Allen, Michael Allen and his fiance Charlene Vincent and Matthew Allen; loving Great Gram of Lilith, Garrett, Grant, Ryan and Julia Margaret Vitek, Owen and Ian Baker, Hunter and Griffin Allen; daughter of the late Magorisk and Elsie (Ames) Walls; sister of Catherine Chase and her husband James of Portland, Maine, Richard Walls of Rockland and Gerald Walls and his wife Eileen of Abington; sister of the late Eleanor Littlefield, Magorisk Walls, David Walls and Thomas Walls. Also survived by many nieces and nephews who were an important part of her life.

Margaret was a graduate of Rockland High School, Class of 1944. She was a member of the First Trinitarian Congregational Church and active participant of the churchs Couples Club. She was a girl scout leader and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She retired as Postmaster of the Greenbush Post Office in 1989, after 23 years of service.

Friends and family are invited to visitation at the Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home, 382 First Parish Rd, Scituate, Monday, June 9, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be celebrated Tuesday, June 10, at 10 a.m. in the First Trinitarian Congregational Church, 381 Country Way, Scituate, burial will follow in Union Cemetery, Scituate.

Those who wish may make donations to Scituate Community Christmas 35 Dreamwold Rd., Scituate, MA 02066 or Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.

For online directions and condolences, please visit Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home 781-545-0196


  • Visitation Monday, June 9, 2014
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Margaret W Walls Allen

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Charlie Taylor

June 19, 2014

My deepest sympathis to the Allen family.

Chris, Bepi, Malin and Ross Snow

June 14, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

Donna Cannone

June 9, 2014

My deepest condolences to the Allen Family. I had the pleasure of caring for Margaret while she was still at home. I will always remember her for her love of all her family and how she loved playing Yahtzee. May she be at peace surrounded by eternal love.

Jodie Sylvester

June 9, 2014

Janet & family:

Deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your mom. Heaven has gained yet another "sunshine girl"!!
Love, Jodie Sylvester

June 8, 2014

Wishing all of the Allen family peace and comfort, knowing Margaret is now at rest. Love, Lois Luddy

The Staff of Richardson-Gaffey Funeral Home

June 7, 2014

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.